radioluminescence

noun ra·dio·luminescence \¦rādē(ˌ)ō+\

Definition of radioluminescence

  1. 1 :  luminescence excited by impact of radioactive particles

  2. 2 :  luminescence excited by either electromagnetic or corpuscular radiation

radioluminescent

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Origin and Etymology of radioluminescence

International Scientific Vocabulary radio- + luminescence


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